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characters Lost Empire Of Atlantis Export Edition ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Á In 2008 historian Gavin Menzies launched himself on a uest that would reveal the truth behind the mystery of Atlantis and its destruction Through an examination of exciting new documentary and academic research metallurgy ancGation techniues archaeological artifacts and cutting edge DNA evidence Menzies painstakingly uncovered a trading empire that spanned from the Mediterranean to the Great Lakes in North America to Kerala in India And in doing so he finally explains the. Interesting and entertaining premise that the Mediterranean Minoan culture which flourished circa 2500 BC sailed the globe explored North America and even mined copper on what we now know as Isle Royale in Lake Superior then transported the ore down the Mississippi and back across the Atlantic among other astounding feats of ancient navigation and technology recounted in this book However apart from being fairly entertaining in a what if kind of way which is why I gave it 2 stars this book is complete applesauce It's convenient to his thesis but tragic for those who experienced it that the Minoan culture was nearly completely erased form the face of this planet by the eruption of Thera So we don't really have much to go on in terms of contemporaneously recorded they had an alphabet accounts of the Minoan's exploits and achievements If anyone knows of any legit archaeological digs that have linked any prehistoric copper mining on Isle Royale to the Minoans or any other non North American native culture or people feel free to comment below

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Incredible reality behind the legendary civilization described by Plato as well as its violent disappearance Reading like a real life Indiana Jones adventure The Lost Empire of Atlantis is epic iconoclastic popular history with astonishing implicatio. I really expected to love this book but it didn't hold my interest The author's writing style bothers me I'd rather be reading something else

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Lost Empire Of Atlantis Export EditionIn 2008 historian Gavin Menzies launched himself on a uest that would reveal the truth behind the mystery of Atlantis and its destruction Through an examination of exciting new documentary and academic research metallurgy ancient shipbuilding and navi. There are many interesting facts sprinkled in but it felt to me that this book is a bit out there in terms of scientific robustness Between actual interesting hard scientific facts Menzies throw in random unscientific personal postulation to connect the dots to make his case The book would have been stronger if it stuck to the science been rigorous and objective and stopped straying into the world of conspiracy theory My favorite where he cites a USA Today article as suddenly providing him enlightenment on a specific point That said conspiracy theorists would enjoy this one I would classify this as historical fiction not nonfiction